D-Tools joins largest trade association representing the electronic life, fire safety and security industry.

CONCORD, CA- APRIL 17 2012 – D-Tools is pleased to announce that the company has recently joined The Electronic Security Association (ESA) as an Associate Member to further support the expanding market of electronic security integrators. Over 3,000 leading integration companies use D-Tools’ award-winning software to help streamline the processes around estimation, system design and project management. D-Tools involvement with the ESA will help strengthen its support to integrators who are participating in the convergence of security, audio/video, and other low voltage systems.

“We’re very pleased to have D-Tools join ESA as an Associate Member and we look forward to their contributions to the association,” said Dom D’Ascoli, ESA President. “We encourage our members to explore the solutions provided by D-Tools.”

Established in 1948, the Electronic Security Association (ESA), a non-profit 501(c) 6 trade association, has evolved into the largest professional trade association in the United States with the purpose of representing, promoting and enhancing the growth and professional development of the electronic life safety, security, and integrated systems industry. In cooperation with a federation of state associations, ESA provides government advocacy and delivers timely information, professional development tools, products and services that members use to grow and prosper their businesses.

“Project accuracy and timeliness is critical for integrators in this industry and we are dedicated to providing security integrators with a solution that will help reduce errors and potential pitfalls associated with specialized security integration focused on public safety,” said Tim Bigoness, VP of Sales & Marketing, D-Tools. “We look forward to working with the ESA and connecting with this new community of dealers to help them manage and facilitate a more streamlined process to deliver successful projects for their client engagements.” 

About ESA
Established in 1948, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) is the largest trade association representing the electronic life safety and security industry. Member companies install, integrate and monitor intrusion and fire detection, video surveillance and electronic access control systems for commercial, residential, industrial and governmental clients. In cooperation with an alliance of chapter associations, ESA provides technical and management training, government advocacy and delivers information, advice, tools, and services that members use to grow their businesses and prosper. ESA may be reached at (888) 447-1689 or on the Web at http://www.ESAweb.org.

About D-Tools, Inc.
D-Tools, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software. The company’s -flagship product, System Integrator™ (SI), is a total design solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio for comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D-Tools SI allows residential and commercial integrators to streamline their business processes to increase overall revenues while reducing the time and costs associated with the installation and integration of low-voltage systems. Over 3,000 leading companies use D-Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D-Tools is a three time recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association’s Mark of Excellence Award, multiple recipient of Custom Retailer’s Excite Award (2007,2008,2009,2010,2011), Multi-Room Audio Video Awards – Best Installation Aid, National Systems Contractors Association, Sound and Video Contractor’s Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award and CE Pro’s High Impact Award for Design Software.

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